5 Ways to Honor Memorial Day with Kids

Memorial Day, the last Monday of May, is meant to be a day for remembrance. The holiday began shortly after the Civil War and was originally called Decoration Day. Families and friends would gather to decorate...

3.14 Fun Things to Do on Pi Day

Celebrate Pi Day! Pi, or 3.141592653589793238462643383279502884197169399375105 and on and on and on ... is a mathematical constant that never ends. We celebrate Pi Day because pi is often represented by π...

First Thanksgiving: The True Story

What follows is my abridgement of the Thanksgiving story, written with balance and restraint for children by teacher and author Charles M. Larsen, who is descended from several American Indian tribes. If you...

Your Complete Guide to Stop Bullying

We've compiled powerful stories and launched an exciting campaign in honor of National Bullying Prevention Month, during which participants such as those pictured above are giving High Fives for Bully-Free...

Labor Day 2014: Why We Celebrate

The first Monday in September, or Labor Day, is a day set aside in honor of “the social and economic achievements of American workers.” For many of us, Labor Day 2014 will simply mean time off from work...